In news that will surprise no one, an internal survey from the National Republican Congressional Committee (NRCC) found that House Speaker Nancy Pelosi is the most unpopular elected official in the country.
The NRCC’s February survey identified the 80-year-old speaker as the “most unpopular elected official in the country,” with a 52% unfavorable rating and 41% favorable rating. The unfavorable rating includes 45% who view Pelosi as “very” unfavorable.
In ticket-splitting districts, her “popularity” stands at 38% favorable and 58% unfavorable. Among those, 51% view her as “very” unfavorable.
“Pelosi is unpopular with almost every key subgroup outside the Democratic base including Independents (-21%), suburban women (-8%), white college graduates (-7%), Hispanics (-3%), and even union households (-1%),” the survey found.
The survey was taken February 24-28, 2021, among 1,000 voters across 85 battleground congressional districts.